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Essay on Mexican Cuisine

1024 WordsJan 31st, 20125 Pages

Mexican Cuisine
Mexican cuisine is a style of food that originates in Mexico. It is known for its varied flavors, colorful decoration, and variety of spices and ingredients, many of which are native to the country. What makes a meal distinctly Mexican, of course, are the lively seasonings. Not all Mexican recipes are fiery, though; while renowned for their heat, many subtle and intriguing spice combinations are also found in Mexican fare.
The staples of Mexican cuisine are typically corn and beans. Corn, traditionally Mexico's staple grain, is eaten fresh, on the cob, and as a component of a number of dishes. Most corn, however, is used to make masa, a dough for tamales, tortillas, gorditas, and many other corn-based foods. Squash and…show more content…

Mexican Cuisine
Mexican cuisine is a style of food that originates in Mexico. It is known for its varied flavors, colorful decoration, and variety of spices and ingredients, many of which are native to the country. What makes a meal distinctly Mexican, of course, are the lively seasonings. Not all Mexican recipes are fiery, though; while renowned for their heat, many subtle and intriguing spice combinations are also found in Mexican fare.
The staples of Mexican cuisine are typically corn and beans. Corn, traditionally Mexico's staple grain, is eaten fresh, on the cob, and as a component of a number of dishes. Most corn, however, is used to make masa, a dough for tamales, tortillas, gorditas, and many other corn-based foods. Squash and peppers also play important roles in Mexican cuisine.
The most important and frequently used herbs and spices in Mexican cuisine are chilli powder, oregano, cilantro, epazote, cinnamon, and cocoa. Chipotle, a smoke-dried jalapeño chilli, is also common in Mexican cuisine. Many Mexican dishes also contain garlic and onions.
Next to corn, rice is the most common grain in Mexican cuisine. Mexican food varies by region, because of local climate and geography and ethnic differences among the indigenous inhabitants and because these different populations were influenced by the Spaniards in varying degrees.
The north of Mexico is

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Mexico culture

     Have you ever been to Mexico and wonder how their culture really is? Here it is from previous experiencing it in real life. I found out how unique Mexico culture is. Mexican have so much pride in their family that they even have a great education program, and in their life style.
     Mexican people believe that the family sticks together no matter what. In a family there is one person in charge, meaning the father or the man of the house. Also in a family when something has to be decided the man of the house will have the answer,but only he will decide whats best. As a family, they will move ,but the father would have to recommend it. No one in the family can leave…show more content…

They attend school for ten months and only get two months of vacation. So that’s what the education program or schooling looks like.
     Know the Mexican life style depends of the class level they live in. Mexico is divided by class , meaning they are divided in sections by how much money they make. This class is rated either low, medium, and high. High class people are rich and really don’t associate with low class because of their reputation. About all the high class people work in office buildings , are actors, or have their own business. The middle class people are more on owning big Acers of land for plantation. They do associate with low class and upper class. For low class people they own a ranch . Since they only have enough money to buy the ecocides they plant their food, and they also raise animals for food and money. Low class associates with middle class and will try upper class just to see if they will give a hand out. From what I have seen the low and middle class work twice as much as the upper class. So that’s the life style of every Mexican culture.
     In the end the Mexican culture is very unique and different from the United States. So Mexican family, education, and life style is very important to Mexico. Mexican culture has been the same from the past years till the present day . But it's very interesting how different it is in Mexico and the United States culture as present day

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